While Israel continues to talk security and peace, it never happens. The reason is that an exclusionary state can never have security because a 21st century connected world will not allow for discrimination as a foundation for its centerpiece axiom. The real solution lies in freedom, democracy, liberty and justice for all in state that allows for religious freedom protected in its constitution.
The rapid developments that led to the peace agreement with Egypt and the Oslo Agreement that created the Palestinian Authority were surprises which were looked with skepticism. There is a good reason for the secrecy; early publication can damage sensitive negotiations. “Hey! Why did you publish that I will give Sinai back? Settlers are killing […]
As reported Hollywood actress Scarlett Johansson will be appearing in a Super Bowl commercial shilling for Soda Stream, an Israeli company that blatantly stands for Apartheid in an illegal settlement on lands stolen from indigenous peoples. She has responded.
I watched the Palestinian ambassador, Prof Manuel Hassassian’s performance before a session of the House of Commons Foreign Affairs Committee enquiring into ‘Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories: prospects for 2014′.